Slinking along getting ready to pounce on her prey, her emerald eyes provide perfect night vision although her sparkling diamond stripes sometimes give her away. Sleek and svelte, almost 2 inches long by 1/2 inch high in textured 18K yellow gold.
Up for adoption - Bowser the schnauzer, with sapphire blue eyes, a wet ruby nose, and a wiry coat is very well behaved in gleaming 14K yellow gold. Circa 1960s; 1 3/8 inches by 7/8 inch.
Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, now presenting in the center ring - the colorful Jojo the Clown and his golden unicycle! Amusingly rendered 14K yellow gold and multi-color enamel, 2 and 1/16 inch high. Circa 1960. Yes, the wheel goes round.
Got cheese? This cool and slightly daft cartoon creature seems to be begging for a morsel of Gruyere, or smoked Gouda perhaps? He's realistically rendered (if you're hallucinating) in 18K gold and shaded golden, brown and white enamel and stands 1 and 3/4 inch tall.
This gleaming, golden, fine-feathered friend with bright-green enamel plumage will happily perch upon your shoulder. He comes fully trained with a very limited (non-existent) vocabulary. This petite parrot (1 5/8 inches high) is signed by Hidalgo, one of America's foremost contemporary jewelers spec...(more)
I am Siamese if you pleeze ... with marquise ruby eyes, a twinkling diamond nose and sleekly fluted 14K yellow gold fur. I’m 1 5/8 inch tall by 1 1/8 inch wide (svelte) .
How much is that doggy in the window? (see below) Putting on her most 'fetching' look, this little sapphire eyed, ruby-tongued, diamond-nosed gal is saying "Take me home". Her head swivels this way and that (above her diamond collar) to catch the eye of the next person walking by. Arrf!
A scampering pair of precious pups, with tiny little bells jingling (noiselessly) from their collars. Finely sculpted and detailed in rich 18 karat gold with a lovely time-worn patina. Circa mid-to-late nineteenth century and as sweet as can be; measuring 1 1/16 inches by 7/16 inch.
This wild, whimsical and arty brooch - circa 1940s-50s - looks great in any position (standing, sitting, lying down ...). But seriously folks - this very hip, multi-dimensional, asymmetrical jewel - composed of the highly unusual combination of green and rose gold, (sizable) garnets and a single moo...(more)
This sweet crowned heart brooch, signifying love and loyalty, is a lovely late-nineteenth-century example of a Scottish love token that dates back to the seventeenth century, when such jewelry and trinkets were sold in "luckenbooths", or lockable stalls, along the Royal Mile near St. Giles Cathedral...(more)
Need a hug? That's just what this furry Australian friend has gone out on a limb for. Superbly crafted in rich and substantial two-tone 18K gold with bright ruby eyes and a single diamond leaf, he's waiting to let go of his eucalyptus branch and come to you. 1 1/2 inches high.
This handsome hippopotamus is smiling because he's bringing home a sparkling .30 carat transitional round brilliant-cut diamond home to the Mrs. (wait 'till you see her smile!) Weighty and finely fashioned in textured and shimmering 18k yellow gold with a glowing cabochon ruby eye. Signed Cellino. 1...(more)